Florida Tech Lawyers

Why choose Yormack & Associates for your startup, technology and capital formation needs? To us it’s simple: we’ve gone through every hurdle in the book as entrepreneurs and we understand all your aspirations and reservations when launching your company. Our team’s varied experience in the startup world enables us with the passion to ensure the success of your company. We are attorneys who have individualized experience as entrepreneurs from marketplace platforms to dairy cattle health technology.

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Experience That Drives Results

Shortly after college, Adam Yormack co-founded Bella Ag—formally known as Bella Health Systems—an  award-winning company focusing on illness detection in cattle by allowing for a more proactive approach to animal husbandry while reducing use of antibiotics on the farm. Adam served as a strategist and key decision-maker in the company’s development from the startup phase through the business cycle. While working for Bell Ag, Adam represented the company in front of the IRS, banks, investors, and shareholders as the CFO. Adam also served as a Venture Coach at the University of Miami’s Launch Pad, offering career guidance, resources, and advice to students, alum, and local entrepreneurs in the Miami area. Recently, Adam co-founded K-Lawyers, an outsourcing virtual collaboration network between law firms and independent attorneys across the United states, which provides transactional service at a discounted price and 10x efficiency.

Experts in Technology & Funding

Mary is the CEO and Co-Founder of an award-winning technology startup taptl. Though she continues to manage much of taptl’s current operations and development as a successful tech-startup. Mary has experience in patenting by her own utility patent pending for a transparent TV.  She’s launched three startups, including taptl and two online marketplace platforms. Mary has successfully raised a seed round, and her startup was awarded a $50,000 grant. Mary has extensive experience with three accelerators and she has pitched at SXSW. Finally, she is witness to both the perks and consequences of running a startup, she has been sued and has sued, she has fired employees, dealt with investors, and has overseen production and assisted in selection of advisors, manufacturers, and engineers to maintain organized growth and prepare for scalability.

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Our experience puts us at the top of the food chain in startup law. We know how to anticipate the negatives and how to bask in the glory of the positives of running a startup. These experiences and more uniquely situated us as the premier law firm for your startup needs.

Capitalization

  • Term Sheets
  • Convertible Notes and SAFE
  • Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Founders’ Restricted Stock Purchase Agreements for up to four Founders (with standard vesting terms)
  • Stock Certificates and Receipts for up to four Founders
  • Preparation and filing of state securities filings for stock issuances to Founders
  • Stock Option/Stock Issuance Plan
  • Stock Option Agreement
  • Stock Issuance Agreement
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Employment and Consulting Matters

  • At-Will Employment Offer Letter
  • Proprietary Information and Inventions Agreement
  • Independent Contractor Services Agreement

Intellectual Property Matters

  • Nondisclosure Agreement (NDA, MNDA)
  • Assignment of intellectual property from Founders to the company
  • Preparation of Memorandum re Trademark Matters for a new company
  • IP Transfers

In addition to these documents and filings, we also provide some initial review and guidance through the following consultations:

  • One hour of advice on protection regarding employment, intellectual property, insurance, record keeping, & other aspects of the business
  • One hour of advice on venture capital term sheets, PPMs, fund raising, & business plans
  • One hour of advice on negotiation, drafting, and entry into contracts and related agreements (as well as review of contracts)
  • Work closely with local co-working spaces, such as CIC to provide on-demand advices.